September 12 2018

Music Lessons in the Comfort of Your Home: Piano, Voice, Guitar, Bass, Cello, Drums, Ukulele & Violin
When was the last time your child begged a teacher to stay longer? At The Schuler Music Studio, students not only learn to PLAY music, they have FUN learning it! This private music school offers high-end lessons, and they drive to YOU! Their educated, qualified staff of professional musicians are enthusiastic & offer a warm, supportive environment for students to play & create. They provide a well-rounded music education, focus on building confidence & emphasize fun. Several live performance opportunities throughout the year. Join students who’ve already discovered they’re the BEST place to get results! Call (818) 203-5342 or email
Today in History
Future President John F. Kennedy married Jacqueline Bouvier. (1953)
National Chocolate Milkshake Day
National Video Games Day
Dream Team Basketball Academy Is Looking For Boys/Girls, Ages 5-14, Who Are Serious About Their Game
Evaluations: Tues., Sept. 18th & Thurs., Sept. 20th
Dream Team Basketball Academy focuses on Fundamental Skills Development & Competitive Team Play, with an emphasis on Basketball Basics, Speed, Power, Agility, Explosion, Coordination and Core Strength. The program has been crafted to address the physical needs associated with the game of Basketball, while developing skills through the BTS* Training Methods, creating better players through on-court training. They are in the business of turning good players into phenomenal people + explosive skilled ballers!
Claudia Owen Pilates
Private home based Pilates Studio in the Calabasas/Woodland Hills area. Come try a free private Pilates session and enjoy the benefits of a private class with an individualized exercise plan specifically designed for you!
– Affordable and discounted class packages for new Clients!
– Reformer and Mat Pilates exercises combined with the use of different props to help maximize your fitness results.
Contact Claudia Owen, Certified Pilates Instructor, to schedule your 1st class free at or call 310-699-0410
Want To Join The National Kids First! Film Critics Team?
Oct 13th & 14th
Here’s your chance to take a day or weekend workshop to learn the skills necessary to become an ace entertainment reporter. You can sign up for either the Saturday or Sunday workshop, or both. Learn how to critique and write film reviews, now to present yourself on-camera and get first-hand experience interviewing talent. Prepare yourself to become the latest Kids First! Star Reporter! For more info and to register, visit
New York Life Insurance Co. – Career Opportunity
A great career opportunity for someone looking to transition back into the workplace. New York Life will train, support and mentor agents in proven strategies of success as they develop their client base. New York Life has been in the financial services business for over 170 years. They are a solid company with a proven record of sales success. The average sales agent earns $60,000-$70,000 based on bonuses achieved the first year. Email Alex at for more info.
Special Icon  Gifts That Give Back Offers Free, Fun And Elegant Ways To Increase Your Charity Event Profits
Your profits will increase with their:
-Free & consignment auction items!
-The New Mystery Bags!
-Free raffle items!
You will love how they tailor to your theme/price points with exquisite Swarovski crystal purses, jewelry & men’s golf/accessories. No work, no risk, they do it all for you & invoice AFTER your event on sold items. First 5 bookings receive a free $1000.00 auction package. Call the owner, Christy Jones, retired MFT at 619-995-2031, successfully serving charities for 20 years!
Grab A Ball & Play
Raises funds to purchase brand new athletic balls to donate to youth participating in Community, Sports & Enrichment Programs. Children flourish when engaged in sports. Sports create opportunities and promote leadership. An athletic ball has proven to increase social and educational interaction for disadvantaged youth. Grab A Ball & Play’s mission is to provide new athletic balls to all underserved youth living in poor communities. Your support helps them to continue to be a great resource and
supplement to existing programs. Visit for more info.
Art That Speaks For Women
Friday, Sept. 14th from 8-11pm
Sand is a female local Los Angeles artist who’s disrupting the art scene with her outspoken, independent, and risqué pieces. This will be the launch of her art new gallery along with a marketplace that’ll spotlight local startups. Sand is an true Angelino, born and raised. Growing up she was inspired by her single mother who worked in a food truck to support her 3 kids. A natural dreamer, she now paints to inspire.
Gustavo’s Great Tortilla Tournament with Good Food’s Evan Kleiman and Gustavo Arellano
Sunday, Sept. 16th from 3-7pm at the LA River Center & Gardens
Who will win the Golden Tortilla? The event will include tortilla tasting, multiple food vendors (think Vegan-Mex, burritos, and the like), margarita and michelada bars, tortilla art making with artist Joe Bravo, a live broadcast with KCRW Raul Campos, live demos, and much more for tortilla fans to enjoy! Evan and Gustavo will also be narrowing down the final four tortillas to determine who takes home the Golden Tortilla!
Gary “Mr. Rehab” Mkrtichyan Purchases Real Estate To Restore And Flip
Gary offers sellers an all cash 10 day escrow at fair market value, it’s beneficial to all parties! Also a real estate broker, he’s been involved in $90mm of real estate sales. Gary understands that a real estate holding is usually your most valuable investment. Selling to this company means no sales commissions. If you are looking for a real estate investment, Gary offers investors in his projects a 10% annual return! Call 818-939-8855 or email for more info!
Cake Monkey
The inspiration began with their love of cake…all cakes…in every shape and form. Be it homemade or store bought, there’s nothing better than having your favorite treat to bring delight to the day. At Cake Monkey Bakery, they offer something for the cake lover in you. They have created a whimsical array of favorite childhood snack treats and mini layer cakes, individually sized, filled and frosted as you like. Using only the finest chocolate available, hand selected seasonal fruit and hormone free dairy products, the playful but sophisticated cakes and treats will thrill you and your inner grown-up.
Hands on History
Sat., September 15th from 11am-12pm
The Museum will be teaching about Fire Awareness along with a complementary craft project. Children and their parents are invited to this free series held monthly. Each session will include a short, age-appropriate history lesson in the galleries followed by a related craft or activity. Each workshop is designed to be engaging and educational for elementary age (5-11 years) children.
Want Hot Mini Donuts At Your Bat/Bar Mitzvah Or Next Party?
Dazzling Donuts serves hot, mouth-watering mini donuts to your guests as they watch them being made right before their eyes by our portable mini-donut machine. There are a variety of delicious toppings from powdered sugar, cinnamon sugar to dazzling sauces like birthday cake and salted caramel! Dazzling Donuts is perfect for any party! They cater to weddings, birthdays, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, school events, fundraisers and corporate events. Visit for more information. See some of the events they have catered by following them on Instagram #dazzlingdonuts.
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Vendors Needed
Are You Looking To Reach Over 1,000 Conejo Valley Families?
Looking for vendors (i.e. art, fashion, realtors, dental, medical, beauty, fitness, etc.) for the Westlake High School Food Truck Festival on Sun., Oct. 7th from 11am-4pm at Conejo Creek Park North in Thousand Oaks. Fee is $70 per booth or only $50 if you donate to the silent auction. They are a 501(c)3 organization. For more information, text or call 818-324-0578 or email
Adat Ari El Is Looking For Vendors For Annual Hanukkah Boutique On November 4th
November 4th from 10am – 2pm
You will have a captive audience of shoppers because the annual Mitzvah Day, which is the most participated event at the temple attended by kids and adults, will also be held at the same time. If you are interested in being a vendor, email your name and contact information, the type of merchandise you sell, approximate price range, and a website or photos (if available) to
Congregation Or Ami’s Youth Education Programs
Classes start September 26th
Congregation Or Ami offers engaging programs for pre-K to 12th grade youth that are adapted to today’s Jewish learners. As an innovative Jewish community, Or Ami places a strong emphasis on inclusivity, social action, and mental health. In addition to fun and enriching classes, Or Ami provides its youth with opportunities to participate in retreats, trips, national conferences, music groups, NFTY events, and leadership positions. Or Ami is a Reform synagogue in Calabasas – your second home.
Parent Guide
Because kids don’t come with instructions. Follow them to learn awesome stuff!
A Faery Hunt Magic in Sherwood Forest
Sat., Sept. 15th from 10:30-11:30am in Corriganville Park in Simi Valley
Join the Faery Folk in Sherwood Forest on a fun gentle quest in Fairyland! See where they filmed the classic film Robin Hood. The magical Sherwood Forest is filled with beautiful fairies, music, laughs and fun. A perfect show for the young and the young at heart! Many children come in costume. Wings & wands available at the show. Groups and parties are welcome!
Licensed Day Care
In home licensed daycare/preschool providing care from 2 months-3.5 in Tarzana. Home cooked meals, music, art, gymnastics. The toddlers learn reading, counting, letters, writing, etc. The infants engage in activities promoting verbal, motor, social, and cognitive development. Big outdoor play area. All staff is CPR certified and fingerprinted. Call 818-450-7600 for more info.
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